|Musaf Rosh Hashanah, by Cantor Michal Hammerman|
Live from Kehillath Israel, Brookline, MA in 1971
Keywords: cantorial music; Rosh Hashanah
|"Go Down Moses" by Cantor Michal Hammerman|
from the album, "My Folks Their Songs," by Cantor Michal Hammerman
Keywords: cantorial music; Hammerman
|Rasins and Almonds by Cantor Michal Hammerman|
from "My Folks Their Songs"
Keywords: cantor Michal Hammerman; cantorial music; Jewish music
|Benzion Miller 13June2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Emily)|
Benzion Miller, world-renowned Hassidic cantor and collector and composer of nigunim (wordless melodies), was interviewed by Hankus Netsky in Borough Park, New York on June 6, 2012. Parts of this interview are in Yiddish. Benzion was born in a Displaced Persons camp in Germany. He was raised in a musical family - his father was also a cantor - in various neighborhoods in Brooklyn, New York. He recalls listening to WEVD Yiddish radio with his parents and discusses his memories of the Brownsville ...
Keywords: Family history; stories about ancestors; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language; Music; song; singing; Press; Radio; Moyshe Koussevitzky; Shmuel Tovsky; Hershl Fox; WEVD radio station; Bobever hasidism; Vishnitz hasidism; cantorial music; nigunim; khazones; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture